Updated Guidance on Lighting in Ports now available

Published: Monday, February 12, 2018 - 11:04

The development of practical, user guidance is a key part of our work in the industry.  We commit to periodic and for cause review of our guidance to keep it appropriate and current.  Following a joint review by industry professionals, the HSE and Unite the Union we are pleased to issue this revised, up to date version of our guidance on Lighting in Ports   

This guidance highlights the importance of lighting and the hazards associated with inadequate lighting.  It addresses topics including:

  • guidance on lighting levels
  • factors to consider with lighting schemes
  • carrying out lighting surveys
  • measurements: general considerations; working areas; access routes
  • recording of measurements
  • monitoring and maintenance
  • portable/temporary lighting

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